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Dec 11, 2012 4:00am EST
not agree with future education. >> and a little bit of a rebound shaping up on wall street. >>> welcome back to "worldwide exchange." i'm kelly evans. progress is reportedly being made in talk toes avoid the u.s. fiscal cliff. another top republican lawmakers offers an olive branch to the white house. >>> and sylvia berlusconi accuses the current premier as being german-centric. >>> and the dfw returns to a new year high. >> you're watching "worldwide exchange." bringing us business news from around the globe. >>> 13220 is the level of the dow. the nasdaq is trying to add five of six points. we're seeing a bit of a rebound shaping up here in the red. the ftse global 300 is up about .2%. for the most part, it's all green across europe. the ftse 1100 adding .2%. the xetra dax and cac 40 in germany, paris, better than .5%. up 1% after falling double that yesterday. we're seeing gains in italy and portugal, ross, as invest everies have now perhaps priced in the latest turmoil in italy. >> absolutely. meanwhile, unemployment may have ticked down 7..7%. 10.9% for those aged 18 to
CNBC
Dec 5, 2012 7:00pm EST
the need to educate him. and i am very passionate as many americans are about our second amendment rights, and so i was originally just trying to explain to him. i wasn't trying to be nasty. i was really trying to make him understand where this debate was coming from, and he backed me into a corner and so i came back with a musket. >> well, i think that musket thing was absolutely terrific. but i've got to ask you, i need some help here. i'm going on the piers morgan show tonight. we're going to talk about taxes and regulation spending. so i'm not going to tweet, carol. i'm actually going to be there signature across from him. what should i do? >> i think you'll be fine. piers kind of tends to go to the socialist side of things. he's from britain originally, and he doesn't understand the capitalist system all the time. so i think if you and i just keep educating him, keep explaining to him things like the second amendment, like the free enterprise system, like capitalism, i think eventually it will get through to him. >> how is free enterprise doing? how is free market capitalism d
CNBC
Dec 8, 2012 6:00am EST
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CNBC
Dec 5, 2012 12:00am EST
... ... nothing transforms schools like investing in advanced teacher education. let's build a strong foundation. let's invest in our teachers so they can inspire our students. let's solve this. secondhand smoke affects everyone's health. it's not just irritating. it can cause heart disease and even death. speak up about secondhand smoke. your health and the health of your family depend on it. [ticking] >> the 20-year-old steve jobs returned to northern california after trekking through india for several months in 1974. with his friend steve wozniak, he started building and peddling a primitive computer for hobbyists. in 1976, with a $1,300 investment, they founded apple computer in his parents' garage. >> explain to me how somebody who was a hippie, a college dropout, somebody who drops l.s.d. and marijuana goes off to india and comes back deciding he wants to be a businessman. >> jobs has within him sort of this conflict, but he doesn't quite see it as a conflict, between being hippie-ish and antimaterialistic but wanting to sell things like wozniak's board, wanting to create a busi
CNBC
Dec 7, 2012 4:00pm EST
transforms schools like investing in advanced teacher education. let's build a strong foundation. let's invest in our teachers so they can inspire our students. let's solve this. or that printing in color had to cost a fortune. nobody said an all-in-one had to be bulky. or that you had to print from your desk. at least, nobody said it to us. introducing the business smart inkjet all-in-one series from brother. easy to use. it's the ultimate combination of speed, small size, and low-cost printing. >>> better than expected numbers on the labor front for november out this morning. u.s. businesses added 146,000 jobs last month and the unemployment rate slipped to 7.7%, the lowest level in four years. of course, that's not the whole story because you had more people dropping out of the labor force. >> well, the former chairman of the council of economic advisers, now a senior fellow at the hoover institution. he joins us with his reaction. would you give it a, what, out of ten? >> i gave you part of the answer too, by the way. you're welcome. >> out of ten, what score would you give this rep
CNBC
Dec 5, 2012 11:00pm EST
teacher education. let's build a strong foundation. let's invest in our teachers so they can inspire our students. let's solve this. ♪ ♪ >>> at times, i know it can feel like the entire world is stacked against you in this game. >> the house of pain. >> europe's in a nasty recession, united states could be on the verge, well, of returning to the great recession because our leaders can't rise above and agree on anything. and china's still struggling to get their act together and beat their own slowdown. although the communists seem to be doing a pretty good job of breathing new life into their economy. look at that market last night. when you take a global view, all right, things stagnant. but there are still some bright spots out there. and believe it or not, one of the brightest is mexico. that's right. mexico has been getting its act together, industrial and automobile production south of the border are on the rise. and they're growing gdp faster than we are in the united states, much faster. just two days ago, we got terrific mexican manufacturing purchaser managers index numb
CNBC
Dec 7, 2012 6:00pm EST
educate and teach you. call me. 1-800-743-cnbc. you want to get a sense of just how important this -- i hate to even say it anymore -- fiscal cliff is? today we got an incredible employment report from the labor department. with 146,000 new jobs. i was looking for 90,000. the unemployment rate dropping to 7.7. i thought it might be 8%. and all this despite the effects of hurricane sandy. who knows how high we could have been if it weren't for that darn hurricane? yet the market barely blinked. yet the potential layoffs if we go over the cliff make these rearview numbers seem almost irrelevant to the market. hence the mixed performance of the averages today. sure, dow gained 81 points, but the s&p barely budged, edging up 29%. and the nasdaq actually declined .38%, led once again by the slip sliding away apple, which you know i like, but how many times during a particular show can i say i like it? so with that in mind, what's the game plan for next week? first off, perhaps the most important day of the week is monday. but not for any earnings. not for any releases. that's when we process
CNBC
Dec 9, 2012 11:00pm EST
shows... ... nothing transforms schools like investing in advanced teacher education. let's build a strong foundation. let's invest in our teachers so they can inspire our students. let's solve this. (watch ticking) >> kroft: no one at the sec would talk to us on the record about harry markopolos' allegations, but one person who seemed to have had a high opinion of the agency was bernie madoff. >> i'm very close with the regulators. i'm not trying to say that they cant--you know, that what they do is bad. as a matter of fact, my niece just married one. >> kroft: besides his niece's husband, who no longer works at the sec, madoff has had longstanding ties to the agency and has been called upon to give advice. at this 2007 meeting of a non-profit group called "the philoctetes center," madoff seemed to think the sec was doing a great job. >> you know, in today's regulatory environment, it's virtually impossible to--to violate rules, and this is something that the public really doesn't understand. but you--it's impossible for you to go unde--for a violation to go undetected, certainly n
CNBC
Dec 6, 2012 6:00am EST
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Dec 7, 2012 6:00am EST
next year. >> there are skills that have left the u.s. not necessarily education, but stopped producing that. >> how do we get that back is this. >> it's a converted effort to get them back. and with this project that i've talked about are we do a mac in the united states next year, i think this is another good step for us. >> software sales declining by 11% from last year, still better than 13% drop analysts had been expecting. hardware sales were down 13% while accessories dropped by 8%. >> and the john mcafee saga continues to unfold. the software guru is now back in a detention center in guatemala. he was taken to a hospital yesterday for what his lawyer described as two mild heart attacks. mcafee's attorney says his client suffers from anxiety and hypertension. the software pay near is being held by guatemalan authorities for entering the country illegally from belize. he fled belize after authority wanted to question him about the death of one of his neighbors. mcafee said the police were behind all of this, he's been set up in all of this, but he's also -- >> tattoo on
CNBC
Dec 5, 2012 4:00pm EST
balanced framework, we think there's going to be some room to make some investments in education and infrastructure, things that are good for the long-term growth prospects of this economy. we're going to look at the overall mix through that basic prism. >> i want to ask one final question about leadership. the center piece of your stance on the negotiations is to raise taxes on the wealthy. >> that's not the center piece of our plan. the center piece is a balanced mix of spending reforms and tax reforms that preserve the ability for us to invest in things that are absolutely essential to our ability to grow in the future. >> but so far, when it comes to raising taxes on the wealthy, one thing we know about that from all the polls is it's very popular. it's not something in which you're expending political capital to make that happen. tell me again where the president is exercising leadership -- >> i wouldn't say it's ever popular. look at the history of american politics the last 30 years or the last 40 years. never popular to do what this president did, which is to try to explain w
CNBC
Dec 10, 2012 4:00pm EST
insurance, things that people care about, education, infrastructure, we need to collect revenue. when you are talking about collecting revenue from the top .2% of the wealthiest estates, folks whose capital gains, unlike you just said, folks whose capital gains have never been taxed before, because they've never been realized. they've never been sold in the market. >> okay. okay. we have to unfortunately leave it there. we've got time constraints. apologies to robert frank. >> they sucked all the oxygen out of the room. that's okay. dan and jared making nice right there. >> is that making nice? >> that was them making nice. >> okay. >> thank, guys. >>> talk about bang for your buck. mercedes are putting pedal to the metal for your money. >> wait until you hear about the unprecedented deals that are out there. and her financial advisor made a retirement plan, they considered all her assets, even those held elsewhere, giving her the confidence to pursue all her goals. when you want a financial advisor who sees the whole picture, turn to us. wells fargo advisors. [ male announcer ] you a
CNBC
Dec 6, 2012 5:00pm EST
investing in advanced teacher education. let's build a strong foundation. let's invest in our teachers so they can inspire our students. let's solve this. >>> welcome back to "fast money." apple shares closing a bit higher today, but the pressure of the last few days taking its toll on the stock. since its peak in september, apple's market cap has shrunk by $146 billion. it's a huge number, and easy to flippantly tossed around, but apple's loss is equivalent to the value of some notable large companies, in some cases, multiple times the value of some of our favorite household names. since it's holiday time, our theme is 12 days of christmas. here's what that $146 billion is worth. 12 hershey's, 11 mattells, nine macy's, eight dells, seven kellogg's, you could get five fedex, four price lines, two nikes, two ebays and one bank of america, i'm not sure how many partridges and pear trees it would be, but it would be many. a few more to show you the scale of the loss. from the close on monday till now, slightly bigger than one morgan stanley. and yesterday alone, $35 billion was wiped out
CNBC
Dec 6, 2012 4:00am EST
measures. big structural reforms to education and welfare, but also yesterday changes to our tax regime. so we now have one of the lowest corporation tax rates of any major economy in the world. we've just cut it so that it will be 21%, much lower than our competitors. and we've also greatly increased the allowances for small and medium sized firms so they can invest and expand. so where we've been able to help businesses, we've absolutely done that, and we've had very positive reaction from the business community. >> how concerned are you about the aaa rating and the risk that we continue to drift, still need to cut more and boost growth? >> well, we've got to go on commanding the confidence of the world that we can deal with our debts. that is reflected in the very, very low interest rates that we get at the moment for gilts. and of course that's the test, how much are investors will to go pay for our money f debt. and it scheme that failed to solve the problem and funding for lending hasn't delivered yet. we thought we would get more details about a small business bank to help addres
CNBC
Dec 6, 2012 9:00am EST
research shows... ... nothing transforms schools like investing in advanced teacher education. let's build a strong foundation. let's invest in our teachers so they can inspire our students. let's solve this. i heard you guys can ship ground for less than the ups store. that's right. i've learned the only way to get a holiday deal is to camp out. you know we've been open all night. is this a trick to get my spot? [ male announcer ] break from the holiday stress. save on ground shipping at fedex office. >>> it is interesting to zero how -- the guidance is below street consensus and looks immediately through it because they think you are sandbagging that guidance. so walk us through the deceleration in same store sales growth. why are you giving this forecast? is it capacity issues? what is behind the slowdown? >> i don't think it's really capacity issues for us at all. i think we have great product in the store right now. we definitely lost some momentum in the middle, or the beginning of the quarter in november. where we had some technical issues with our product notifications, which
CNBC
Dec 5, 2012 6:00am EST
guest host on monday. and his point is there needs to be an education process -- >> i don't pre-judge the choices people make, right? you can make the decision that you want universal health care. >> you need to know -- >> here's what it looks like, what it costs, and obviously the discussion we never have is the opportunity cost, as well. and something that economics -- >> and i asked steny hoyer that question for a reason, you know how the house works. and rick, i'll say this to you, you can tell those guys in the house until you're blue in the face that i won the election and i made it about higher taxes and that still doesn't mean they have to -- you need those guys to pass the law, right? >> that's right. that's right. >> they got elected too. >> the saddest part. the saddest part is that people as smart as the people around that table up there would think that they're going to get the answer of what's truly best for the long-term health of this country by polling. that's why we're not really a democracy -- democratic republic, we're a republic! >> once again, if you -- >>
CNBC
Dec 13, 2012 9:00am EST
motion" currency trading, fridays, tomorrow, 5:30 eastern. want more education about currencies go to currency can class at "money in motion." >>> breaking news on natural gas inventories in just a few moment he is. will the results put an to end this week's slide? >>> the fourth faye facebook lockup expiration is away. how should you had play the soci -- how should you play it? >>> new york mercantile exchange is bracing for the release of natural gas data. get down to sharon epperson and see exactly where we stand. good morning, sharon. >> good morning, simon. natural gas futures right now selling off once again p the selloff has continued for the better part of a week now and we are looking at natural gas prices that are right near a key technical level, around $3.35 per million btus. this is a very technical support level and a low here and the low here this morning could send prices down to 3.25. so, maybe even the $3 level some traders are saying. right now the energy department is saying there was an increase in 2 billion cubic feet in terms of natural gas in storage in the pas
CNBC
Dec 12, 2012 9:00am EST
, in defense and infrastructure and education. we need some rule changes to right size. >> what are you recommending, glenn? if you could get in on that conversation with the speaker and the president, what would you say? >> i think for our next year conversation, we need a budget rule that says, look, when we change our liabilities in social security and medicare, we have to ask the congress to pay for them. they either have to raise taxes or cut some other spending. that forces the congress to think about the mix between taxes, spending outside of the entitlements and spending on the entitlements. that's just not something our framers thought about. we didn't have a welfare state in those days. >> glenn, are you all right? >> i'm fine. >> apologize for that. >> that's okay. >> you never know what's going to happen. >> that's what happens when you criticize the welfare states. >> glenn, another big conversation we need to have as a nation is what percentage of gdp should that spending be? what has it been in the past? is there sort of a historical norm as to which that percentage h
CNBC
Dec 4, 2012 7:00pm EST
like investing in advanced teacher education. let's build a strong foundation. let's invest in our teachers so they can inspire our students. let's solve this. >>> cnbc's jane wells joins us now with the latest. >> they say it is not about the money. federal mediate or has been hir. ships are backing up. companies like home depot say it is starting to impact their supply chains. here is the issue. it doesn't appear to be about the money. up to 11 weeks of days off. theion onwants fellow union members to fill in on those dates and management doesn't want to do that if those people aren't needed. the union is using technology which is decreasing the need for people. >> like computers. >> yes. >> this is one of your greatest moments. 11 weeks off and guaranteed security. did i get that right? >> yes, you did. but the bigger issue here they say is the guaranteed job security. they say we will feel it is guaranteed if you put language in the contract saying you will never outsource these jobs. management not willing to do that. >> i didn't know such a thing was still debated. that is in
CNBC
Dec 4, 2012 11:00pm EST
cramerica. i'm not here to make friends. my job is not just to teach and entertain, but to educate. so call me. all right let's be honest. if you are like me, and you are thinking this whole kit and caboodle, it is getting real on exhausting. it's getting real on the market. one, it's very hard to pry off. and today's blah action again. nasdaq giving up 1.87%. fortunately we'll hear from a real banker. later in the show. heard about a weakened consumers today from not only than darden. a particular favorite to the "mad money" stf. stock pummeled and finished down. a stable operation. it yields an astounding 4.22%. scoop it up. but, may not be the protection. it doubles the tax on dividends. can't be in there saying -- darden. one of the biggest retail juggernauts. the gap. sales have become sloppy to surrender $3.57 or 10%. although that doesn't spell the death of retailers, we go off the charts tonight. sectors are really doing -- how are they doing? we just witnessed -- relentless pressure in the oil sector. the department doesn't believe going over the cliff will stifle energy c
CNBC
Dec 12, 2012 6:00am EST
they're doing. >>> next, tease us, what is the next great product coming up? >> i think education is coming up. there is too much regulation and areas we can't touch with unions and bureaucracy. especially college education. college education going online will be big in the next five years. >> do you have investments in that? >> the have an investment in the guy who did the google car doing online education, a stanford professor and decided online education is next and google didn't want to do it and we're backing him and it will be fun to see. >> marc andreessen, thank you for being here. send it back to the studios. >> this is embarrassing. she is like throwing herself at the camera. i've never seen this side of you. >> there's so few voices willing to say what he said out loud. >> andrew, we asked him to guest host. he can talk the disrupter stuff and politics. >> he's the ultimate disrupter. >> another guy came out. will you do that? >> marc? >> we will have him come out. he's on his way back. >> becky will be back by then so you don't have to worry about me. >> right. exactly
CNBC
Dec 5, 2012 5:00pm EST
students achieve at a higher level. let's develop more stars in education. let's invest in our teachers... ...so they can inspire our students. let's solve this. to a currency market for everyone. the potential of fxcm unlocked. nyse euronext. unlocking the world's potential. the potential of yelp unlocked. nyse euronext. unlocking the world's potential. >>> no fiscal cliff deal without raising taxes on the rich. that's what treasury secretary timothy geithner told steve lease son. steve joins us from the white house with more on this. >> melissa, thanks very much. interesting comments from the treasury secretary who laid out the negotiating position of the administration in ways that it hadn't before, at least not explicitly as they had. what i want to play here is the sound from the interview and i'm going to put my question in there too just so you understand exactly what the treasury secretary was responding to when it comes to the position of the administration on walking away or letting the country go over the fiscal cliff without tax hikes for the wealthy. here it is. >> i want t
CNBC
Dec 5, 2012 4:00am EST
. tinkering at the edges as well. there will be more money into education, into science, into infrastructure as well and he'll be talking about the infrastructure initiatives including more must be for small to medium size businesses, more money for power stations as well. but it really looks like he's got very little room for maneuver. the opposition, he'll get that and say this is your fault, these are your policies. mr. osbourne will turn around and say look what's turning around you. look what's going on in the financial sector. look what's going on in the eurozone as well where unemployment is actually on the surface much worse than it is in the united kingdom. so it's going to be the usual ding dong battle of theatre. but i doubt we'll see many new initiatives that haven't been leaked already, ross. >> yeah, you only have to read the papers today and everything seems to be in there. i think you've done a very good two and a half-minute analysis of everything we might get. well-done. we'll come back to you later. get a cup of coffee, stay warm. julian joins us with his ow
CNBC
Dec 7, 2012 9:00am EST
schools like investing in advanced teacher education. let's build a strong foundation. let's invest in our teachers so they can inspire our students. let's solve this. >>> netflix receiving a wells notice by the s.e.c. saying they violated public disclosure rules with a facebook post. jewulia boorstin has details on this. >> this raises two big questions. first, is facebook a platform for public disclosure and second, was the information disclosed by hastings material? take a look at what hastings posted on facebook on july 3rd. that's his post there. he told his 200,000 plus subv e subscribers that netflix viewing exceeded hours in june. look at trading activity on july 3rd and july 5th. hastings posted mid morning on the 3rd. that day netflix shares had the biggest gain in six weeks. that was followed by a 13% gain on july 5th which was the next trading day because of the july 4th holiday. hastings points to the fact that the stock started to rise well before his mid morning post. hastings says the gains of the day were likely driven by a positive citigroup report which gave netfl
CNBC
Dec 7, 2012 3:00pm EST
at a higher level. let's develop more stars in education. let's invest in our teachers... ...so they can inspire our students. let's solve this. well, having a ton of locations doesn't hurt. and a santa to boot! [ chuckles ] right, baby. oh, sir. that is a customer. oh...sorry about that. [ male announcer ] break from the holiday stress. fedex office. >>> here's a story for all of us to pay attention to. think twice about posting negative reviews about a business on the internet because it could land you in court depending on what you say. it's what happened to jane perez. she criticized work a contractor did on her townhouse and suggested some valuables were missing as a result. here are some photos of what she describes as botched home repairs by the contractor whose name is chris deets. >> last month the contractor fired back with a $700,000 defamation lawsuit. this week a judge ordered some of those allegations to be taken down. the court still must decide whether there are grounds for a defamation case. chris is the contractor and joins us now to make his case. we were also supp
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Dec 6, 2012 12:00pm EST
level. let's develop more stars in education. let's invest in our teachers... ...so they can inspire our students. let's solve this. >>> welcome back to the halftime show. we start with occinedal petroleum down 0.5%. >> this stock has been hammered on a fundamental basis and it's interesting because the company, they're changing their strategy to focus on high return projects and also reigning in their spending, people were very concerned they were going to spend galore and not be able to initiate or increase their dividend. i like the story down in the low 70s particularly in the valuation and i like what i heard from management. >> dick's sporting goods, add that to the list of special dividend issuers, $2 a share payable on december the 28th. joe, the stock is getting a little bit of a lift. >> and dks is a favorite name of mine over the last couple of years, a secular trend, all about the footwear, the apparel and it's about the american consumer stepping out, exercising more and using the exercise equipment. this is a stock in my estimation now trading in the low 50s, mo
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Dec 6, 2012 6:00pm EST
students achieve at a higher level. let's develop more stars in education. let's invest in our teachers... ...so they can inspire our students. let's solve this. that makes watching tv even better. if your tv were a hot dog, zeebox would be some sort of fancy, french mustard. just like adding fancy mustard to a hotdog makes you go "woah!," zeebox adds video, info, and playalongs to spice up your favorite shows. download zeebox free and say "woah" every time you watch tv. >>> if you believe the housing recovery is here to stay, take a look at lumber liquidators, ll for you home gamers. we're big fans of housing related here on "mad money." it's a major retailer of hardwood floors. the kind of thing you buy to spruce up your home or building a new one. lumber liquidators has been on a huge run, about 200% since the beginning of the year, but pulling back over the last month, now about six points off of the high, in part because you have to believe people are ringing the register at the fiscal cliff so they can pay a lower capital gains rate. there's another reason, though, back at the end
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Dec 7, 2012 7:00pm EST
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Dec 6, 2012 4:00pm EST
shows... ... nothing transforms schools like investing in advanced teacher education. let's build a strong foundation. let's invest in our teachers so they can inspire our students. let's solve this. try running four.ning a restaurant is hard, fortunately we've got ink. it gives us 5x the rewards on our internet, phone charges and cable, plus at office supply stores. rewards we put right back into our business. this is the only thing we've ever wanted to do and ink helps us do it. make your mark with ink from chase. >>> welcome back. it's a performance enhancing trick called window dressing used by managers to boost their yearly returns. joining us to protect your money and the risk, understanding the risk better, is ronn ensana. good to see you. what exactly is window dressing? let's get right to the source of this issue. we see it every year. explain it. >> if depends. we've been doing this for 28 years together. when we first started talking about it, it was a way for a portfolio manager not to look dumb. this is what they're talking about in "the wall street journal" today. this
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Dec 11, 2012 9:00pm EST
educational testing service, which administers the test for the college board and is responsible for s.a.t. test security. >> this is not a common occurrence. >> how many impersonations did e.t.s. discover last year? >> about 150. >> but in reality, that's the 150 you know about. that doesn't mean there were only 150 impersonations. >> absolutely. >> landgraf says, according to their data, of the three million students who take the s.a.t. every year, more than 99% do so honestly. his organization spends $11 million on s.a.t. test security annually. do you know how many times sam eshaghoff took the s.a.t.? >> actually, i don't. >> 16 times. does that surprise you? >> no. >> does it concern you about the integrity of your test? if one teenage kid can do that 16es, all that we know about from him alone? >> yeah, so the integrity of the test, the validity of the test score, is the primary concern of e.t.s. and the college board. since i believe that almost all the students take the test honestly, with integrity, and the score is valid, it's very important that we not overreact to this case or
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Dec 13, 2012 6:00am EST
to get that out. we just had scott nations on, he said bernanke six times. he's college educated. i know he had phonics. >> he's an intelligent guy. i don't know why. >> i know he sees there's two "ns," he doesn't care. >> i call him the chairman just to avoid it. >> i think you like him so they call him timmy geithner. >> that's probably the case. >> a measure of disrespect. >> bernanke, like -- all right. thank you guys, thank you. you're not from these parts, are you? >> i'm from enland. >> thanks. how quickly did i figure that out. >> anyway. thank you. >> thank you, guy. thanks, jim. putting money to work or sticking to the sidelines. on his way to the set, make your way out, mitchell kaplan, ceo of jefferson national and former ceo of e-trade financial. we're going to find out how investors can rise above the fiscal cliff uncertainty. check out best buy this morning. take a look at this. we are up a little over 12%. buyout deal for electronics retail may be getting closer. dow jones reporting that the founder of that company will submit a former -- a formal offer this week. th
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Dec 7, 2012 1:00pm EST
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Dec 13, 2012 3:00pm EST
department of education the average salary of the bureaucrats is $102 per bureaucrat. that's over twice what teachers all across the country makes. >> wow. >> another example is when this recession started there was one bureaucrat in the u.s. department of transportation that made over $170,000 a year. 18 months later, under this administration, there are 1,690 bureaucrats that make over $170,000 a year. we've got to stop that kind of spending, and both parties are guilty. >> hmm. >> you know how it works, sir. congress is in such a state of disfunction right now. they are like a group of firemen that waits to seat fire before they go out to do anything about it and right now they don't see that fire that you're talking about. right now the more immediate concern is this fiscal cliff short term that needs to be solved. is it going to be solved in a timely fashion? >> well, i don't know about that? we're going to see. the president is not coming to the table with any substantive types of suggestions, but we've got to stop spending. we've got to start focusing on spending and actually it's the
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Dec 6, 2012 1:00pm EST
manufacturing that have left the u.s. not necessarily people but the education stops producing them. >> that's sad. how do we get that back? sbl well, it is a concerted effort to get them back. with this project that i've talked about where we will do a mac in the united states next year? i think this is a really good another step for us. the consumer electronics world was really never here. so it is not a matter of bringing it back, it is a matter of starting it here. >> good morning. thanks for joining us here. >> reporter: while steve jobs liked to avoid the spotlight, he also thrived on it. it was as if he was selling products that were pieces of his own soul. he was inventor, pitchman and new wave pid piper all in one. big boss coming through. big boss, people. look alive. >> reporter: tim cook is just a different guy. while he believes in the almighty product just as much. >> how are you not steve jobs? >> in many ways. one of the things he did for me that removed a gigantic burden that would have normally existed is he told me on a couple of occasions before he passed away to never ques
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Dec 9, 2012 7:30pm EST
research shows... ... nothing transforms schools like investing in advanced teacher education. let's build a strong foundation. let's invest in our teachers so they can inspire our students. let's solve this. >>> welcome back, the musical "the lion king" marked 15 years on broadway. the story of a lion cub raised by a wart hog and meerkat was a hit for disney, since opening in november of 1997. it has become the highest grossing broadway musical in history. julie taymor told me how she turned a two dimensional film into a live experience that has been playing the world over. >> you were first woman to win the tony for "the lion king" highest grossing musical bringing in a $6 billion. did you envision such success? >> no. >> talk to us about what you were expecting. bringing a cartoon to broadway. >> i don't know if i had any expectations about the commercial success. the producers wanted what i had done in the theater. been in theater all my life. there is a clash, a bit of a tension between giving the audience what they think they want, especially in a big known piece like "t
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Dec 6, 2012 11:00pm EST
, their students achieve at a higher level. let's develop more stars in education. let's invest in our teachers... ...so they can inspire our students. let's solve this. >>> here in the united states, we're sitting on titanic amounts of energy that's both cheaper and cleaner than coal or oil, talking about natural gas. but we end up burning off millions of cubic feet of it every day because we don't have enough demand since our government refuses to support embracing nat gas for surface vehicles. while we probably aren't going to use it ourselves, last time we got good news in the form of an important government report commissioned by the department of energy that gave its blessing to the idea of exporting the fuel via liquefied natural gas terminals. it's a positive for the natural gas stocks. maybe the biggest beneficiary, and you might not have thought of it, dominion resources, letter "d." it's a major utility providing electricity to customers in virginia, west virginia, pennsylvania, ohio and north carolina. the company used to have an oil and gas business but sold that off y
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Dec 6, 2012 2:00pm EST
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Dec 7, 2012 2:00pm EST
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Dec 13, 2012 4:00pm EST
education and skills, unions are a voice for what the future of this country looks like which is we need to invest in our future. we need to invest in our own infrastructure and need to pay for decent education and for skills, for constant skills, and unions are the voice for doing that and unions are an important counterbalance to the corporate voice in this economy and this political system. >> justin, give us your research, justin. you say less than 7% of current union members actually voted in the election that established their union. >> more than 90% of current union members didn't have a chance to vote on the union that represents them and in the last three years union organizing has been at an all-time low. workers don't want unions because unions don't seem to give them anything for the dues that they charge, and don't be fooled. unions are going to charge between $500 and $1,000 every year and a lot of workers, after three years of a union contract, paying $1,500 or $3 howe in union dues are getting nothing in return. that's the beauty of right-to-work law. it holds unions acco
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Dec 5, 2012 12:00pm EST
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Dec 10, 2012 6:00pm EST
i'm trying to teach you, to educate. so call me at 1-800-743-cnbc. do we pay too much attention to apple? do we pay too much attention to the fiscal cliff excluding everything else? with the dow up 15 points, nasdaq rising 5.30%. we talk about how the transports farewell, or how i like the new honey well application. where you should buy the aig over the dip. it's fun for us to puzzle over the strength of hewlett packard. deckers down $3 because of the warm weather impact on uggss that what's behind coach today? that's what i regard as productive use of my time. but unfortunately, that's not the case for many of you and in many ways, it's not what you need to hear. in fact all those issues i just mentioned, aren't even mildly important after the big things we battle every day. first let's tackle the fiscal cliff. i'm beginning to hear a ton of blow back about how he talk about it too much. jim, give it a rest, will you? i'm getting a feel of how our rise above campaign is still warm, because the politicians aren't going to rise above, stop kidding yourself cramer. yes, yes, yes to
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Dec 6, 2012 7:00pm EST
like investing in advanced teacher education. let's build a strong foundation. let's invest in our teachers so they can inspire our students. let's solve this. sponsored report gave a full endorsement that more liquid natural gas exports will help our economy and more shale oil and gas production will make us energy independent. question, will the epa keep its snout out of this great breakthrough energy process? here now to tell us is john hoffmeister. john, what's this take on the liquefied natural gas? i didn't even know there were constraints on their exports. >> well, the department of energy has to grant permits to economies that would seek to export natural gas. the study that came out was not an endorsement by the department energy, not yet. it was a third-party report analyzing the situation. it will now go into public discussion. the department of energy hasn't really taken a position yet opt report. but here's the reality. this is buried treasure, larry, this is buried treasure in this country, natural gas, i mean, that could be the stimulus that this economy has been loo
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Dec 4, 2012 9:00pm EST
students achieve at a higher level. let's develop more stars in education. let's invest in our teachers... ...so they can inspire our students. let's solve this. >> after steve jobs died in 2011, there was an outpouring of gratitude from his fans for the way his inventions changed their lives. among the most passionate are parents of children with severe forms of autism, especially those who can't speak and appear hopelessly locked inside themselves. those parents often say these kids understand more and know more than they're able to communicate. well, now with the help of the ipad and other tablet computers, some of those parents are finding out they were right. as lesley stahl first reported in october 2011, it turns out that with specially designed applications, or apps, these computers are helping to unlock the isolation of people like joshua hood. >> imagine spending your life having conversations like this. "p." "l." having to poke out words on a laminated piece of paper one letter at time. "c," plastic. it was so frustrating for josh, his mother, nancy, says he would often give
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Dec 10, 2012 9:00am EST
education, or some of these mosquito abatement, so it's in essence to get that money? >> yes, it's overlapping local government districts that, yeah, pay for all sorts of things. >> okay. now before this involvement, what was the limitation of restriction in getting that money that caused this to develop? >> oh, this was in the 1800s, and the state limited the amount of debt that municipalities could carry. so, to get around that debt limit they created, you know, all sorts of different taxing districts that overlap. >> now what's the second largest in terms of fifedoms? >> pennsylvania. which has a similar township system. a lot of very, very tiny governments. >> another state that is far from economic engine, locomotive with a lot of horsepower. and then beyond those two, beyond illinois and pennsylvania, what happens there, whet? >> then it starts to correlate a lot more with the size of the state. illinois and pennsylvania are really outliers in terms of the number of governments compared to the number of people we have. >> i find this really fascinating at this point in histor
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